For a budget-friendly option, this great little Windows 8.1 laptop with its 11.6 inch screen offers Office 365 Personal free for one year. Looking sharp in bright blue, it’s powered by an Intel Celeron N2840 processor and it comes with 2 GB of RAM and a 32 GB SSD. Well-recommended for internet use and video streaming, particularly due to the anti-glare coating on its LCD screen, users rave that this laptop performs similarly to a Chromebook at a much lower price. This model is suitable for a young user or any user who needs great functionality at a low price.
If you have a few additional coins to spend, check out this truly impressive 15.6 inch Celeron laptop by up-and-comer Asus. With the inclusion of high-definition display, a webcam, and a multi-touch trackpad, this little beauty with its bright, brilliantly-colored screen will out-perform many devices you’d pay more for. While not highly recommended for gaming, this laptop is perfect for writing, creating spreadsheets, or surfing the web. It’s extremely lightweight and users note that it stays unusually cool when running. You’ll also be stoked to see how effortless the setup is. Asus has made a believer out of many doubters!
Weighing in at a mere three pounds and boasting a hardy 9-hour average battery life, this sleek silver Toshiba Chromebook runs like the wind and shows its stuff on a fantastic high-resolution screen. The keyboard is particularly comfortable to use and the speakers, on which Toshiba partnered with Skullcandy to design, give a great loud sound, capturing all the nuances of your music. The touchpad is a handy and enjoyable feature that you will easily get the hang of, so ditch your mouse at be totally mobile with this cool gadget.
Get ready to have your socks knocked off. If you’ve got five pictures of Benjamin Franklin in your pocket, you can trade them for this killer touch-screen with multi-format CD/DVD drive. The mouse pad is conveniently placed to avoid accidental clicking. The trackpad is supersensitive and extremely accurate, and the touch-screen? Let’s just say that if you think you won’t use it and love it, think again. The laptop comes equipped with an AMD Quad-Core A8-6410 Processor and a full HDMI port. Best of all, you’ve got 8 GB of RAM. This gadget will get the job done.
If you’re in the market for a laptop that’s great for gaming and looks wicked right out of the box, check out this badass red and black special edition HP. It comes equipped with Beats Audio, the richest sound you can get on any PC. With an outrageous amount of RAM and Quad Core AMD, it will run your games flawlessly and stay cool doing it. Obviously you can use it for other functions too, but we know gamers will covet the flashy backlit keyboard, and when you take this model out you’ll be getting compliments all around.
Considering a tablet? Try this nifty white Samsung Galaxy with 8 GB flash memory and 1.5 GB RAM memory. The high-resolution screen lets you surf, read books, watch movies or play games in vivid color. For a couple of really cool tricks, this tablet doubles as a universal remote, or you can switch it to Kids Mode and keep your child busy with an easy-to-use interface. This tablet includes a multi-user feature to allow for family sharing, plus built-in cameras for video chatting. For a gadget that does a lot of things for a little money, you can’t beat it!
Amazon knows what’s up. On this, the most affordable tablet they’ve ever made, you get hooked up with a fast quad-core processor, Dolby Audio, HD display and built-in cameras, plus you can take your choice of five sharp colors. This tablet gives you the best collection of digital content you’ll find, including millions of movies, TV shows, books, apps, games, Facebook, Netflix and Minecraft. You can edit and share photos, and with a Fire device you can store them free, forever, in the Amazon cloud. Shell out a hundred bucks and you’ve got an everlasting party in your pocket.
If you were ever a fan of James Bond, Inspector Gadget or even “Get Smart,” you can’t get much smarter than this fantastic smartwatch. You can download any number of watch faces to express your own style as you view your notifications from email, SMS, caller ID, your calendar or any of your favorite apps, right there on your wrist. Control music playing on Pandora, iTunes, and more! This super sophisticated device is compatible with Apple and Android devices, and its rechargeable battery will last you up to a week on a single charge.
This sleek portable hard drive packs WD SmartWare Pro backup software, enabling you to either use Dropbox to back up to the cloud, or just back up to the drive. You can move your files around super-fast because of its speedy USB 3.0 connectivity, plus keep your data secrets all to yourself with hardware encryption and password protection. This hard drive is only a half inch thick yet it offers up to 2 TB of storage. It’s faster than lightning, too, allowing you to reduce file transfer time and get on with your busy life.
The best gadgets in April 2015 has to offer can make your life more convenient or just a lot more fun, especially when you know that each one comes highly recommended and is a great value for the price. Pick any one and know you’ve chosen a gadget you will truly enjoy.